Insiders' Guide to Columbus, Ohio, 2nd

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Globe Pequot, 2008 - Travel - 337 pages
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For more than twenty years, the Insiders' Guide(R) series has remained the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation information. Each guide is written by locals and true insiders and offers a personal, practical perspective that readers everywhere have come to know and love. Ohio's capital city, Columbus boasts a small town and quiet residential atmosphere with big city culture, cosmopolitan shopping, a flourishing arts community, and top-notch dining. The "Discovery City" offers a little something for everyone and its geographical location, competitive cost-of-living, and college-town spirit make Columbus one of the fastest growing metro areas in the Midwest. Inside you'll find:
- Countless details on how to live and thrive in the area--from the best family activities to the lowdown on real estate- The inside scoop on popular attractions such as the Columbus Zoo, COSI Columbus (Center of Science and Industry), and the Franklin Park Conservatory
- Comprehensive listings of restaurants, lodging, and outdoor recreation opportunities
- Sections dedicated to children and retirement
Whether you're planning a vacation, already living in the area, or looking to relocate, "Insiders' Guide(R) to Columbus," Ohio gives you everything you need to know.
  

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Yes- the rumor is correct. The second edition is due to be released mid-June 2008! Read full review

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Contents

Getting Here Getting Around
11
Accommodations
29
Restaurants
45
The Pub Crawl
83
Nightlife
98
The Ohio State University
120
Golf
137
PetFriendly Columbus
165
Annual Events and Festivals
222
Day Trips and Weekend Getaways
237
Relocation
259
Education and Child Care
279
Health Care and Wellness
295
Media
309
Worship
317
About the Author
338

Attractions
192
Kidstuff
207

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2008)

Shawnie Kelley moved to Columbus in 1997 and has been studying Art History and Medieval & Renaissance Studies at The Ohio State University. Having spent three years doing art historical and architectural research and writing numerous articles for Historic Scotland and English Heritage, she has redirected this artistic energy into travel writing. She works in Columbus, and resides in Upper Arlington with her partner, Kevin Foy, their cat, Freddie, and two dogs, Riley and Brooklyn.

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